Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis factsheet

Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious infection caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. TB usually affects the lungs, causing long-lasting pneumonia, but can affect any part of your body, including your brain. If untreated, TB can be fatal. However, it is very...

Tuberculosis factsheet

Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious infection caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. TB usually affects the lungs, causing long-lasting pneumonia, but can affect any part of your body, including your brain. If untreated, TB can be fatal. However, it is very...